Creative Arts Therapies and the LGBTQ Community

Creative Arts Therapies and the LGBTQ Community

Providing theory and practical interventions, this book is the perfect companion to creative arts therapy students and professionals who wish to work with the LGBTQ community and the unique challenges that sexual minorities, transgender and ...

Author: Briana MacWilliam

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781784508029

Category: Psychology

Page: 304

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Providing theory and practical interventions, this book is the perfect companion to creative arts therapy students and professionals who wish to work with the LGBTQ community and the unique challenges that sexual minorities, transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) clients face today. Considering ally development, unconscious bias and intersectionality, the book provides theory, case studies and practical guidance for working with this client group, as well as experiences emerging from within the LGBTQ and CATs community. The contributors cover a wide range of topics, from exploring sexuality and gender identity through portraiture to facilitating a music therapy group with transgender clients, and foster ally development in senior living communities through a multimodal approach. With research finding that people from the LGBTQ community are at increased risk of depression and anxiety, Creative Art Therapies and the LGBTQ Community provides indispensable guidance for therapists.
Categories: Psychology

Current Approaches in Drama Therapy

Current Approaches in Drama Therapy

Creative arts therapies and the LGBTQ community. London: Jessica Kingsley
Publishers. Malchiodi, C. (2020). Trauma and expressive arts therapy: Brain,
body, and imagination in the healing process. New York: Guilford Press.
Malchiodi, C.

Author: David Read Johnson

Publisher: Charles C Thomas Publisher

ISBN: 9780398093440

Category: Psychology

Page: 624

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This third edition of Current Approaches in Drama Therapy offers a revised and updated comprehensive compilation of the primary drama therapy methods and models that are being utilized and taught in the United States and Canada. Two new approaches have been added, Insight Improvisation by Joel Gluck, and the Miss Kendra Program by David Read Johnson, Nisha Sajnani, Christine Mayor, and Cat Davis, as well as an established but not previously recognized approach in the field, Autobiographical Therapeutic Performance, by Susana Pendzik. The book begins with an updated chapter on the development of the profession of drama therapy in North America, followed by a chapter on the current state of the field written by the editors and Jason Butler. Section II includes the 13 drama therapy approaches, and Section III includes the three related disciplines of Psychodrama and Sociodrama, Playback Theatre, and Theatre of the Oppressed that have been particularly influential to drama therapists. This highly informative and indispensable volume is structured for drama therapy training programs. It will continue to be useful as a basic text of drama therapy for both students and seasoned practitioners, including mental health professionals (such as counselors, clinical social workers, psychologists, creative arts therapists, occupational therapists), theater and drama teachers, school counselors, and organizational development consultants.
Categories: Psychology

Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies

Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies

Journal of LGBT Youth 5 (1): 103–117. doi:10.1300/J524v05n01_08 Makin,
Susan R. 2000. Therapeutic Art Directives and Resources: ... In Mindfulness in
the Creative Arts Therapies, edited by L. Rappaport, 96–107. London: Jessica
Kingsley ...

Author: Susan Hogan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351105347

Category: Art

Page: 230

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Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies: Inscribed on the Body offers worldwide perspectives on gender in arts therapies practice and provides understandings of gender and arts therapies in a variety of global contexts. Bringing together leading researchers and lesser-known voices, it contains an eclectic mix of viewpoints, and includes detailed case studies of arts therapies practice in an array of social settings and with different populations. In addition to themes of gender identification, body politics and gender fluidity, this title discusses gender and arts therapies across the life-course, encompassing in its scope, art, music, dance and dramatic play therapy. Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies demonstrates clinical applications of the arts therapies in relation to gender, along with ideas about best practice. It will be of great interest to academics and practitioners in the field of arts therapies globally.
Categories: Art

Art Therapy with Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Art Therapy with Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Beth Gonzalez-Dolginko. of related interest Art Therapy with Older Adults
Connected and Empowered Erin Partridge ISBN 978178592 824 6 eISBN
978178450 940 8 Creative Arts Therapies and the LGBTQ Community Theory
and Practice ...

Author: Beth Gonzalez-Dolginko

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781784509729

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

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There is a distinct lack of art therapy literature on working with adults with autism spectrum disorders, and this book combats this dearth by looking at the theory and practice of working with this client group. With clinical case examples throughout, it provides ideas for practice and interventions for use in institutional and community settings. There is a useful focus on directives to help with specific concerns, for example college and job readiness, social skills, and adapting to independent living. The book also includes information on ASD itself and gives advice on developmental and neurological considerations to take into account when working with this client group.
Categories: Psychology

Art Therapy with Transgender and Gender Expansive Children and Teenagers

Art Therapy with Transgender and Gender Expansive Children and Teenagers

... Cultural Awareness in Therapy with Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Adults
and Older People A Practical Guide Tavi Hawn, LCSW ISBN 978 1 78592 838 3
eISBN 978 1 78592 664 8 Creative Arts Therapies and the LGBTQ Community ...

Author: Kelly Darke

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781784508470

Category: Psychology

Page: 176

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An educational and inspirational book that offers practical guidance for art therapists working with transgender and gender-expansive youth and their families. It provides art therapy goals, recommended treatments and coping skills to use with this client group. Each chapter looks at how art therapy can address a different concern or aspect of the experience, such as transitioning, bullying, and recognizing or building a support system. It includes detailed case studies and cutting-edge art therapy interventions, which help young people to express the emotions surrounding the discovery of gender identity, the transition process, and self-care.
Categories: Psychology

Queer Connections

Queer Connections

This review offers the foundation for a discussion of the overlap between the work done in my individual and group art therapy sessions at COH, my personal art practice, and the artworks created by LGBTQ artists.

Author: Chance Ramirez

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:855266181

Category: Art therapy

Page: 292

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The first phase of this thesis project examines my experiences as a Queer clinician at Center on Halsted (COH), a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) community center in Chicago, IL. A thirteen-week art-based reflection on my work as an art therapy intern at COH was documented in a series of twenty-five mixed media art pieces that were displayed in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago graduate art therapy exhibition, Art of Connection, in the SAIC Sullivan Galleries. An exhibition of work entitled The Great Refusal: Taking on New Queer Aesthetics was on view in the same space prior to the opening of Art of Connection. This exhibit featured artworks that were created by LGBTQ artists, referenced Queer culture and relationships, or otherwise challenged mainstream artistic practices. The perspectives presented in The Great Refusal inspired me to explore the potential of art making to connect the narratives of Queer artists, including myself and my clients at COH. The second phase of my project involved an ethnographic investigation of contemporary LGBTQ-identified artists. I interviewed and collected artwork from eight artists to study the role of art making in their lives and learn about their motivations for making work. A review of literature on Queer Theory, Queer Aesthetics, and counseling with LGBTQ individuals guides my understanding of the layers of oppression affecting the LGBTQ population, the importance of community building, and the role of creativity in the identity formation of Queer people. This review offers the foundation for a discussion of the overlap between the work done in my individual and group art therapy sessions at COH, my personal art practice, and the artworks created by LGBTQ artists. In my efforts to traverse the boundaries between the therapeutic and art worlds, I find that Queer-identified people can use art making, whether in therapy or outside it, to connect with themselves and each other by creating new spaces and inventing alternate methods to share their personal narratives, express their desires, and critique the cultures that tend to ostracize them.
Categories: Art therapy

Art Therapy Practices for Resilient Youth

Art Therapy Practices for Resilient Youth

Together, this compilation highlights the promise of healing through the creative arts in the face of oppression.

Author: Marygrace Berberian

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351858885

Category: Psychology

Page: 532

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Art Therapy Practices for Resilient Youth highlights the paradigm shift to treating children and adolescents as "at-promise" rather than "at-risk." By utilizing a strength-based model that moves in opposition to pathology, this volume presents a client-allied modality wherein youth are given the opportunity to express emotions that can be difficult to convey using words. Working internationally with diverse groups of young people grappling with various forms of trauma, 30 contributing therapists share their processes, informed by current understandings of neurobiology, attachment theory, and developmental psychology. In addition to guiding principles and real-world examples, also included are practical directives, strategies, and applications. Together, this compilation highlights the promise of healing through the creative arts in the face of oppression.
Categories: Psychology

LGBTQ America Today

LGBTQ America Today

Notable for creative props , street theater , and savvy use of the media , ACT UP
targeted recalcitrant government officials , homophobic ... practical civil
disobedience such as needle exchange programs and buyers ' clubs for
unapproved therapies . Committed to direct action and democratic process , the
group was an amalgam of veteran LGBT activists , young radicals , and middle ...
As the AIDS epidemic decimated the LGBT community , it had a major impact on
arts and culture .

Author: John C. Hawley

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: UOM:39015079269455

Category: Social Science

Page: 1436

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Hundreds of alphabetically arranged biographical and topical entries survey the current state of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer American culture.
Categories: Social Science

Graduate Programs in the Humanities Arts and Social Sciences 2008

Graduate Programs in the Humanities  Arts and Social Sciences 2008

Infant-preschool mental health, family therapy, play therapy, community mental
health. Kevin J. ... and psychopathology; child psychotherapy areas including the
Ecosystemic approach, process research, group interventions, art therapy, and
Theraplay. ... Ecopsychology, adventure therapy, relationship to nature and
healing the natural environment, LGBTQ issues. ... C. G. Jung's theories,
postmodern cultural and spirituality issues, moral development, creativity,
integrative psychology.

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Petersons

ISBN: 0768924057

Category: Reference

Page: 1888

View: 779

Offers information on entrance and degree requirements, expenses and financial aid, programs of study, and faculty research specialties.
Categories: Reference

Rainbow Revolution

Rainbow Revolution

Do note, this is the fierce full color version of Rainbow Revolution.

Author: Bernard Charles

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1547221089

Category:

Page: 186

View: 891

KIND WORDS AND THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BOLD NEW SPIRITUAL REVOLUTION TO TRANSFORM YOUR MOOD AND INCOME USING THE POWER OF COLOR "RAINBOW REVOLUTION is an energetic, enchanting read for members of the LGBTQ community who want to get serious about spirituality. Bernard's infectious spirit makes you believe in your own magic to manifest miracles in dark times." - Jordan Bach, TheBachBook.com "RAINBOW REVOLUTION is a beautiful guide for anyone who wants to learn about how colors can be used to boost our energy, our mood, even our income. Bernard is a survivor, and the personal stories that he sprinkles throughout this book will touch your heart, and make you feel all the feels. Read this, and you'll be inspired to rise above adversity, take on the world, and do it your way." - Alexandra Franzen, AlexandraFranzen.com "Bernard Charles has indeed sparked a revolution - not just of color, but of personal integrity. RAINBOW REVOLUTION is at once a personal manifesto and a guide to living fully, unabashedly, and colorfully. Bernard is a compassionate and no-nonsense magician who has created a truly transformative work of art." - Kelly Eckert, author of What's Your Spirit Animal? "RAINBOW REVOLUTION will bring magic back into your life through color. Bernard Charles is a true light in this world. His stories of transformation and triumph will empower you to be boldly yourself and to use the power of color to ignite positive change in your life." -Aileen Xu, Lavendaire.com "RAINBOW REVOLUTION is a call for unapologetic authenticity...Bernard's honesty is a mirror, giving you permission to drop the pretense, be real, and do work that creates change. It's a must-read manual for spiritual trailblazers!"- George Lizos, Spiritual life coach & intuitive Get serious, your magic is real. Heal your past, present, and future over the next seven weeks by learning to drop the superficial new age act and build sacred space intended to redesign, reflect and reshape the mood of the entire world. Rainbow Revolution is a millennial coming of age story that's rallying wallflowers of all religions, races, and regions to ready their wands in the Trump era. Bernard Charles invites you to join this movement of magic so that you stop feeling alone and start feeling alive on your soul path. In this experiential saga, he shares his most powerful adventures with color to attract love, heal heartbreak and find hope after dark encounters with domestic violence and homelessness. This isn't an ordinary self-help book about chakras and auras to make your ego feel good, but an extraordinary evolution to fear less and live more using the radical power of love, light, and color. Do note, this is the fierce full color version of Rainbow Revolution. Here's why Rainbow Revolution is flying off the shelf Free DIY spell for love and abundance Understand secret meanings behind color Attract passion Get creative in scarcity Clean up your money habits Choose compassion over compromise Leverage your voice in your community See your inner beauty Befriend your judgment with peace and forgiveness Heal your energy creating real life Horcruxes Grow into a powerful self-advocate Explore resources & allies for mastering more magic Join the Rainbow Revolution book club to practice your charms Never look at color the same way, ever again
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